Route & dates
9 days in Gabon Itinerary
Start: Sharm El Sheikh
Libreville— 7 nights
End: Sharm El Sheikh
The capital of Gabon and home to almost half of the country's residents, Libreville differs from many African cities, with paved roads, clean streets, and luxurious residences.Spend the 15th (Sat) exploring nature at Pongara National Park. Spend the 13th (Thu) exploring nature at Ivindo National Park. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Pointe-Denis Beach, admire the landmark architecture of Institut francais, take in the spiritual surroundings of L'Eglise St-Michel Libreville, and pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-dame de Lourdes.
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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt to Libreville is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Western African Time (WAT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in April since evenings lows in Libreville dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Libreville
Reserve de la Lope, Pongara National Park
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